Crime

CrimeZ and the Policing of the world

NT keeps mum on payout to jailed kids

The NT government has attempted to suppress news of a record $35m settlement with children mistreated while in youth detention, as calls grow nationally to raise the age of criminal responsibility. Law firm Maurice Blackburn revealed on Wednesday a settlement had been reached for a class action covering up to …

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Problems in JOD-land

Welcome to POLITICO’s West Wing Playbook, your guide to the people and power centers in the Biden administration. With help from Allie Bice. State Sen. JOSÉ MENÉNDEZ said he’d talked to Texas Democrats who were “frustrated and upset that people who had been early on the campaign weren’t invited,” but …

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Police hunt for flare-wielding protesters

Police hunt for flare-wielding protesters

Thousands attended the protest outside Victoria's Parliament House on Saturday, which was brought to a violent end as police used pepper spray to clear the crowd. In the days since, fines have been issued to at least 73 people and police have been scouring through hundreds of hours of footage …

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